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Divina proportione : opera a tutti glingegni perspicaci e curiosi necessaria oue ciascun studioso di philosophia: prospettiua pictura sculptura: architectura: musica: e altre mathematice: suavissima: sotile: e admirabile doctrina consequira: e delecterassi: co[n] varie questione de secretissima scientia (1509)

Author: Pacioli, Luca, approximately 1445-1517; Capella, Antonio; Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
Subject: Proportion (Art); Lettering
Publisher: [Venetiis] : A. Paganius Paganinus characteribus elegantissimis accuratissime imprimebat
Language: Italian
Call number: 47289
Digitizing sponsor: Getty Research Institute
Book contributor: Getty Research Institute
Collection: getty; americana
Notes: No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found. Narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text. Some text is impossible to capture. Foxing.

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Author's name from dedication, leaf [2] first series

Title and last leaf in red and black

Similar colophons appear on leaf 27, second foliation and leaf 33 verso of first foliation

Author (in dedication) names Leonardo da Vinci as the artist of drawings on the final 59 leaves

Leaf 25 of first foliation misprinted 17; leaves 14, 16-26 of second foliation numbered 15, 17-27

Lacks plates listed in table as LX-LXI as usual. Plate LIX numbered LXI. Missing ill. possibily omitted by publisher with the obfuscating numbering. Cf. Mortimer and Bertieri

Mortimer, R. Italian 16th cent.

Bertieri, R. in Gutenberg Jahrb., 1929


Library has copy from Theodore Besterman's library. Cf. Besterman, T. Art books, p. 76-77

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